In Los Angeles, a defendant may face enhanced penalties for a child pornography conviction that involves a large amount of unlawful material. According to California law, it is illegal to produce, possess, distribute or sell sexually explicit material involving minors (children under 18 years of age). A defendant may face increased penalties or additional charges under certain circumstances, including: quantity enhancement, penetration enhancement or prepubescent enhancement.
Any child pornography charge is very serious. At Okabe & Haushalter, our Los Angeles child porn defense lawyers are experienced in representing clients facing child pornography charges in particular. We use our knowledge of this specific field along in order to accurately evaluate a client’s case and determine how we can help. With our extensive resources and thorough dedication to our clients, we are often able to secure outstanding results – even in the most serious child pornography cases involving quantity enhancements. We offer a free case evaluation to discuss your matter and represent clients throughout all of Southern California.
From the onset of an investigation or criminal charges against you for child pornography, a defense lawyer will play a major role in what penalties you may face as well as the actual outcome of your case. Any legal proceeding is highly complex and requires a thorough understanding of state legislation, constitutional rights and case law in the area – as well as an understanding of the offense itself.
When you work with a child pornography attorney from our firm, you can count on our expertise in this field and the high-quality representation we are therefore able to provide. If you or someone you know has been accused of child pornography and is also facing a quantity enhancement, do not hesitate to contact an attorney at our firm as soon as possible. Contact Okabe & Haushalter today if you are in need of a dedicated legal advocate.